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Woodcock Creek Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (814)-763-4422 Distance: 173.13 miles

Provides a 333-acre summer pool with the largest recreation facility managed by Crawford County.

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Caesar Creek Lake National Park

14 Activites Phone: (513)-897-1050 Distance: 174.36 miles

Caesar Creek Lake, OH sits astride the crest of the Cincinnati Arch, a nationally recognized resource that is visited by fossil collectors from all over the world. The park's excellent fossil finds are displayed at the Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC. Caesar Creek Pioneer Village, a collection of log structures, is operated by the Pioneer Village Association, Inc. (a private, non-profit...

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Senecaville Lake National Park

1 Activites Phone: (740)-685-5585 Distance: 174.47 miles

At the Corps Senecaville Lake, extensive recreation facilities are operated by the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District. Visit their website at: www.mwcdlakes,com. Golden Age and Golden Access and other Federal recreation passports are not honored by MWCD. One of the attractions is a Federal fish hatchery. Salt Fork Lodge and State Park are near the lake.

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Historic National Road - Ohio Park

Phone: (937)-324-7752 Distance: 174.74 miles

The Historic National Road was the nation's first federally funded interstate highway. It opened the nation to the west and became a corridor for the movement of goods and people. Today, visitors experience a physical timeline, including classic inns, tollhouses, diners and motels that trace 200 years of American history.

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Wayne National Forest Park

16 Activites Email: r9_wayne_website@fs.fed.us Distance: 176.38 miles

The Wayne National Forest is within a few hours drive of several metropolitan areas such as Columbus, Akron, Cleveland, Dayton, Cincinnati, Louisville, and Pittsburgh. Yet it retains an air of nostalgia, with covered bridges, rockshelters, springs and rugged hills covered with hardwood and pine, visitors to the Wayne are welcome to camp, hike, hunt, and fish.Our boundaries surround a checkerboard ...

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Ohio River - New Cumberland Pool National Park

1 Activites Phone: (614)-537-2571 Distance: 176.53 miles

A modern structure with a 1,200- by 110-ft main chamber enables large tows to make quick passage through the lock.

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Historic National Road - Indiana Park

Phone: (765)-478-3172 Distance: 177.04 miles

Travelers along Indiana's National Historic Road will see landscapes marked by the heyday of the 1840s to 1940s. Historic villages with traditional Main Streets give way to fields and pastures. From Federal-style 'Pike Towns' and Victorian streetcar neighborhoods to drive-ins and stainless steel diners, follow the migration of the nation.

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Hopewell Culture National Historical Park

Rank: 300 4 Activites Phone: (740)-774-1126 Email: rick_perkins@nps.gov Distance: 179.35 miles

Earthen mounds and embankments forming huge geometric enclosures grace the landscape of the Ohio River Valley. These monumental structures were built by Native American hands almost 2,000 years ago. Hopewellian people gathered at these earthworks for feasts, funerals and rites of passage. Come learn about these sacred spaces and reflect upon the lives of these American Indians.

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Erie National Wildlife Refuge Park

8 Activites Phone: (814)-789-3585 Email: fw5rw_ernwr@fws.gov Distance: 180.95 miles

Erie National Wildlife Refuge is located in Crawford County, 35 miles south of the City of Erie and 10 miles east of Meadville on the outskirts of Guys Mills village. The refuge consists of two separate land units. The Sugar Lake Division, containing 5,206 acres, is the unit closest to Guys Mills. The Seneca Division, containing 3,594 acres, is 10 miles north of the Sugar Lake Division and bord...

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Burr Oak Lake National Park

1 Activites Phone: (740)-767-3527 Distance: 181.54 miles

Within an hour's drive of the caves and cliffs of Hocking Hills State Park. From Athens, 20 mi N on US 33 and OH 13.

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Union City Dam National Park

2 Activites Phone: (814)-763-4422 Distance: 182.24 miles

This is a dry-bed detention reservoir for flood control. It is located 3 mi W of Union City.

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Montgomery Locks And Dam - Ohio River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-643-8400 Email: Montgomery@usace.army.mil Distance: 182.89 miles

This is an integral link in providing a navigation channel for the many industries located in the Ohio River Basin. This area is along the Lewis and Clark route.

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Huron-Manistee National Forests Park

16 Activites Email: r9_hmnf_website@fs.fed.us Distance: 184.94 miles

The Huron-Manistee National Forests are 976,043 acres of public lands across the northern lower peninsula of Michigan. With many recreation opportunities for visitors, habitat for fish and wildlife and resources for local industry there is something here for everyone. Each year the forest receives approximately 4 million recreation visits. I Need...Some Questions AnsweredFor all of your frequently...

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Paint Creek Lake National Park

13 Activites Phone: (937)-365-1470 Distance: 186.50 miles

Impressive, prehistoric Indian sites in the central Scioto River basin are in the vicinity of this lake. Rock climbing is permitted on the Harmony Trail wall and the Spillway walls only. Climbing maps are available at the Corps of Engineers office. Minimum impact climbing practices are encouraged. No lead climbing, no bolting, natural colored chalk only, bouldering no more than 4 ft. off the groun...

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Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Park

Rank: 47 8 Activites Email: INDU_Communications@nps.gov Distance: 188.93 miles

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore hugs 15 miles of the southern shore of Lake Michigan and has much to offer. Whether you enjoy scouting for rare species of birds or flying kites on the sandy beach, the national lakeshore's 15,000 acres will continually enchant you. Hikers will enjoy 45 miles of trails over rugged dunes, mysterious wetlands, sunny prairies, meandering rivers, and peaceful forests.

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Ohio River - Pike Island Pool National Park

1 Activites Phone: (304)-277-2240 Distance: 189.41 miles

Provides a 30-mile pool on the Ohio River ideal for industry and recreation

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Brookville Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (765)-647-6701 Distance: 191.58 miles

Brookville Lake, IN lies in the heart of the Whitewater River Valley. This area has long been acknowledged as one of the most picturesque and historically significant in the State of Indiana. Whitewater Memorial State Park sits in the northeast corner of Brookville Lake. This living memorial to WW II Veterans offers camping, cabins, swimming, boating and hiking in a beautiful natural setting.

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Wheeling National Heritage Area Park

Email: info@wheelingheritage.org Distance: 192.60 miles

The Wheeling National Heritage Area celebrates the city's dramatic setting along the Ohio River, providing experiences in Victorian architecture, waterfront park development, historic city markets, renovated industrial buildings featuring retail shops, restaurants and interpretive exhibits, and West Virginia Independence Hall, the birthplace of the state of West Virginia during the Civil War.

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Kirtlands Warbler Wildlife Management Area National Park

1 Activites Phone: (906)-586-9851 Email: kirtlandswarblerrefuge@fws.gov Distance: 193.56 miles

The Kirtland's warbler is an endangered neotropical migratory bird. The breeding range of this species is primarily restricted to the northern Lower Peninsula of Michigan, and several locations in Michigan's Upper Peninsula and Wisconsin. This species winters on Bahamian islands in the Caribbean. Kirtland's Warbler Wildlife Management Area is located throughout eight counties in the nor...

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Dashields Locks And Dam &Lt;Ohio River&Gt; National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-457-8430 Email: Dashields@usace.army.mil Distance: 193.70 miles

Situated near several large heavy industries, this Ohio River navigation project provides them a dependable waterway. This area is along the Lewis and Clark route.

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West Fork Of Mill Creek Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (513)-851-0611 Distance: 193.86 miles

West Fork Lake, OH is leased to the Hamilton County Park District and is part of the 2,630-acre Winton Woods Park. The park includes two State Dedicated Nature Preserves including Spring Beauty Dell and the Greenbelt Area. The park has a wide array of recreational activities including Frisbee golf, Fitness Parcourse, picnicking, two golf courses, a campground, and the 100-acre Parky's Farm. Par...

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Oil Region National Heritage Area Park

Email: mblack@oilregion.org Distance: 196.17 miles

Oil Region National Heritage Area in northwestern Pennsylvania tells of the world's first successful commercial oil well and a legacy of petroleum that continues to shape industry, society, and politics. The Oil Region includes oil artifacts, scenic communities, farmlands and woodlands, and industrial landscapes, and offers visitors heritage attractions and four seasons of outdoor recreation.

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Huron Islands Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 196.29 miles

The Huron Islands Wilderness now contains a total of 147 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Michigan. In 1970 the Huron Islands Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an...

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Beaver Basin Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 196.29 miles

The Beaver Basin Wilderness now contains a total of 11,740 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Michigan. In 2009 the Beaver Basin Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an ...

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Black River Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (906)-932-1330 Distance: 196.29 miles

Black River Harbor, one of only two harbors within the National Forest System, is a popular recreation area throughout the year. The harbor is approximately 15 miles north of Bessemer, Michigan, at the mouth of the Black River. The Black River flows through areas of large pine, hemlock, and hardwood trees and has a series of scenic waterfalls as it drops to meet Lake Superior. On September 19, ...

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